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There are 6 ways to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah by plane, tram, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Gold Coast, tram, line 719 bus  •  3h 5m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Gold Coast (OOL) SYD - OOL
  2. Take the tram from Broadbeach South to Gold Coast University Hospital
  3. Take the line 719 bus from GCUH, platform 3 to Pine Ridge Rd at Sage Court

$45 - $215

5 alternative options

Fly to Brisbane, train  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE) SYD - BNE
  2. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1

$65 - $237

Train  •  17h 31m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1 Bdvl / ...

$112 - $158

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  17h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Sydney to Southport Gx243 / ...

$79 - $146

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  19h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Chatswood to Southport

$80 - $150

Drive  •  9h 58m

  1. Drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah 548.2 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah is to fly and tram and line 719 bus which costs $60 - $310 and takes 3h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah is to fly and tram and line 719 bus which costs $60 - $310 and takes 3h 5m.

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The distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) and Coombabah is 703 km. The road distance is 877.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah without a car is to train which takes 17h 31m and costs $150 - $230.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah is to train which takes 17h 31m and costs $150 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $210 and takes 17h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Coombabah is 1h behind Sydney Airport (SYD). It is currently 12:47 AM in Sydney Airport (SYD) and 11:47 PM in Coombabah.

Yes, the driving distance between Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah is 877 km. It takes approximately 9h 58m to drive from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah.

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Qantas, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Jetstar offer flights from Sydney Airport to Gold Coast Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah.
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  • Distance: 439.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 5m

What companies run services between Sydney Airport (SYD), Australia and Coombabah, QLD, Australia?

You can take a train from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah via Central Station, Roma Street, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 1, Helensvale, platform 5, Gold Coast University Hospital, and GCUH, platform 3 in around 17h 31m. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Coombabah 4 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 15h 45m. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Tram from Broadbeach South to Gold Coast University Hospital
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$14 - $19
Standard
$16 - $22
Train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
Transport NSW
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from GCUH, platform 3 to Pine Ridge Rd at Sage Court
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Southport
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$70 - $110
Flexifare
$90 - $130
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Southport
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Chatswood to Southport
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
Premier Motor Service

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